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Catres Marines: Constructions Navales Voyages De Decouverte Chez Les Normands 1500-1650 (2 Vols,)

By: Anthiaume, A.

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Paris, Ernest Dumont: 1916

Seller ID: 66953


2 vol set, leather spines; text is French, leather spines scuffed with some marks and wear, boards have some moderate rubbing and soil, small areas of chipping along upper edge near spine; lovely marbled ep's and paste-downs; vol. 1 has previous owner's bookplate, pp have light consistent age toning, else contents clean, bindings tight. A nice set. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DRAKE'S PLATE OF BRASS EVIDENCE OF HIS VISIT TO CALIFORNIA IN 1579

By: Bolton, Herbert E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California Historical Society: 1937

Seller ID: 5984


55 pp; Light wear to head and tail of spine; paper label on spine is unreadable from sun darkening; corners very lightly bumped and begining to mildly fray; end pages faintly toned; else an attractive copy, binding tight, text clean, an attractive copy. Fold-out map intact. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Famous Voyagers and Explorers

By: Bolton, Sarah Knowles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: 1893

Seller ID: 70009


Boards have some minor wear at spine head and tail, spine cloth slightly soiled and stamping rubbed, pictorial front boards is in very nice condition; contents are very clean, binding is tight. An exceptional book. With 9 full page b&w illus plates and 2 page map of the Arctic region. 509 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

IN DARWIN'S WAKE Revisiting Beagle's South American Anchorages

By: Campbell, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: UK, Waterline Books: 1997

Seller ID: 28306


271 pp; Binding is very slightly cocked but tight, a like new copy. English edition publ. By Waterline Book London. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Contributions to Exploration of Salem East India Marine Society, Reprinted from The American Neptune, Vol 25, No 3, 1965

By: Dodge, Ernest S.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Salem, MA, The American Neptune: 1965

Seller ID: 70324


Pamphlet. Minor edgewear; small waterstain top edge front wrap; minor scuffing rear wrap; p176 - 188; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

In To The Yukon

By: Edwards, William Seymour

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Robert Clarke Company: 1904

Seller ID: 69970


Boards edgeworn, esp at spine head & tail, front board has a slight warp, corners rubbed, some light soil, few spots; previous owner's inscription on front pastedown, EPs have few tiny foxed spots, , Text clean and unmarked, binding sound. Rfep missing. Contains numerous halftone full-page plates and maps. Overall a nice copy. 312 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LIFE AND LIFE-WORK OF DR. DAVID LIVINGSTONE, MISSIONARY, PHILANTHROPIST, AND EXPLORER, AS PORTRAYED BY THE PERSONAL NARRATIVES AND LAST JOURNALS

By: Hyde, Alexander Et Al

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Columbian Book Company: 1876

Seller ID: 91371


806 pp; Ex-library with usual marks, spine covered with library tape and clear tape. Boards are scuffed and worn, binding is a little weak but still secure, no loose pages. View more info

WORLD'S GREAT LAKES

By: Lane, Ferdinand C

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Doubleday: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 76098


Previous owners name on ffep, DJ shows light edgewear including several small edge tears, mild soiling to rear DJ panel, very faint toning to ep's, else a very attractive copy, binding tight, text & pages are clean. Stated 1st Edition. 254p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

REDISCOVERY OF NORTH AMERICA (CLARK LECTURES)

By: Lopez, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 791565


Excellent book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Journals of Francis Parkman, Complete in Two Volumes

By: Parkman, Francis; Wade, Mason.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Brothers: 1947

Seller ID: 70467


Complete in 2 vols. Books are faintly sun faded on spines; very light edgewear, minor soiling to outer hinges; else interiors & text wonderfully clean, tight & unmarked, great copies. 718p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PALIMPSEST, VOL. XLV, NO. 11 NOVEMBER, 1964; DUBUQUE: THE KEY CITY OF IOWA

By: Petersen, William J. (ed.)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, State Historical Society of Iowa: 1964

Seller ID: 67312


Pub. Monthly by the Iowa State Historical Society; issue entirely devoted to the City of Dubuque and Julien Dubuque. Wraps are slightly edge worn, otherwise a very good copy. Stapled Binding. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

NARRATIVE JOURNAL OF TRAVELS: THROUGH THE NORTHWESTERN REGIONS OF THE UNITED STATES

By: Schoolcraft, Henry R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Michigan, Michigan State College Press: 1953

Seller ID: 38158


520 pp; Cream colored DJ is slightly soiled with very mild shelf wear, boards show extremely faint scuffing in a few places, otherwise a very attractive copy, binding tight, text and pages are clean and bright. 1st Michigan State College Press Edition. 520p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Last of the Great Scouts (Buffalo Bill)

By: Wetmore, Helen Cody; Grey, Zane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1918

Seller ID: 66132


Book very nice, pages clean, binding tight. Light age toning to pages, minimal shelf wear on cover corners, spine. DJ has edge and heavy corner wear, front DJ almost detatched, now repaired, tear up half book height on back cover edge, chips along spine edges, some scuffing on cover. Overally very tight copy. 335pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info